2019 Ford FusionCompared to the 2019 Chevrolet Malibu

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How the Ford Fusion Overcomes a Challenge Posed by the Chevrolet Malibu


Has your general interest in midsize sedans brought you here to Bob Thomas Ford West for competitive comparison research answers? Our team is prepared to reveal these helpful car buying insights on your behalf, calling upon a favorite from our showroom floor in the 2019 Ford Fusion for a head-to-head display of meaningful advantages.


Consider how this new Ford model fares when put to the test by another notable option in the Chevrolet Malibu and proceed to the next steps of this process - a test drive here in Fort Wayne - based on what you discover.


2019 Ford Fusion2019 Chevy Malibu

2019 Ford Fusion vs. 2019 Chevy Malibu

  • Power - The new Ford Fusion features greater standard horsepower - 175 hp vs. 160 hp - and a twin-turbocharged V6 engine that outproduces the maximum turbocharged four-cylinder engine of the new Chevy Malibu by 325 horsepower over 250 horsepower and 380 pound-feet over 260 pound-feet respectively
  • Space - With nearly three more inches of front leg space, along with greater head and hip room in the front positions, every commute is accommodated comfortably inside the new Ford Fusion. This new Ford midsize sedan even features extra head, leg and hip room in the back row for accompanying guests that choose to tag along
  • Safety - Standard driver-assistance features of the 2019 Ford Fusion not offered with the base Chevy Malibu include blind-spot monitoring, lane-departure warning, lane-keeping assist and cross-traffic alert
  • Cabin - The 2019 Ford Fusion comes with cabin arrangements and interior amenities that both you and other passengers will appreciate. These highlight features, not available for the competing Malibu model, include standard driver-lumbar adjustable seat support and available premium synthetic seats

Experience the 2019 Ford Fusion in Fort Wayne, IN

From these competitive comparison benefits, it’s easy to see why our team prefers the Ford Fusion over industry opposition such as the Chevy Malibu. We encourage you to study this new Ford model up close and put these qualities to the test with a test drive at our Ford dealership during regular business hours!